Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Screen

Requires patient informed consent

Profile details

This test is optimised for individuals and couples of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.**

Uses the same technology as the Pan-Ethnic Carrier Screen.

 

** Male patients will not be screened for X-linked conditions (e.g., FMR1, etc.).

Code

GENE

Sample Reqs

A [9]

Turnaround

4 weeks

Special instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.



Sample type guide

A

Lavender Vacutainer, EDTA anticoagulant, 4ml/10ml (10ml EDTA tubes are used for specific PCR assays)

See the Sample Requirements page for an explanation of all the sample requirements.

See the Special Instructions Legend page for a full list of special instructions.

Last-updated: 22/12/2021

 

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